- September 26, 2016

Excel Basics Workshop

Excel Basics Workshop

 

Book Presentation: Development, Poverty and Power in Pakistan

Book Presentation: Development, Poverty and Power in Pakistan

On Tuesday, October 4, 2016 SPIA and the Center for Democracy will host an invited talk with author Syed Mohammed Ali.  Dr. Ali is a development anthropologist with over a decade of experience working on issues of marginalization and empowerment. He has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in Pakistan, Australia and the U.S. and he also writes a […]

Issue 5: Daniel Okabe’s Amazing Race

Issue 5:  Daniel Okabe’s Amazing Race

Today we are looking back at the issue #5 and amazing achievements of Daniel Okabe, VIU scholarship recipient from Uganda. By Emily Leighty “I am from a beautiful country in East Africa called Uganda. It is also called ‘The Pearl of Africa’ because of its stunning scenery and amazing people,” Daniel tells us. Despite the devastating […]

- September 16, 2016

Writing Tip: Common Writing Errors

Writing Tip: Common Writing Errors

We think Grammery (n.d.) is spot-on with this survey! These issues are the ones commonly seen here at the WRMC and are ones that are easy to fix once you learn the rules. What do you think? Do you have common frustrations with these rules? Can you list others? Need more help learning how to […]

- September 12, 2016

WRMC Folklore, Rumors, and Myths Part I: Scheduling an Appointment

WRMC Folklore, Rumors, and Myths Part I: Scheduling an Appointment

Scheduling an Appointment I love walking around campus for many reasons: I can watch teachers and students interact, visit the many resources we have on campus, and hear what students and faculty say about–well–anything and everything! One of the things that especially delights my earlobes is when I hear rumors and myths about the WRMC. […]

- September 2, 2016

Chess Tournament

Chess Tournament

 

- September 1, 2016

Presidents BBQ Event

Presidents BBQ Event

Come and join us for the President’s BBQ! We will be enjoying good food, live music, dance performances, and games.